Socio-Economic Group (males only)

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Socio-Economic Groups 1961 1971
SEG 1: Employers and managers - large establishments 1,230 Show data context 1,110 Show data context
SEG 2: Employers and managers - small establishments 2,510 Show data context 2,790 Show data context
SEG 3: Professional workers - self-employed 450 Show data context 460 Show data context
SEG 4: Professional workers - employees 760 Show data context 980 Show data context
SEG 5: Intermediate non-manual workers 1,310 Show data context 1,840 Show data context
SEG 6: Junior non-manual workers 3,830 Show data context 3,790 Show data context
SEG 7: Personal service workers 210 Show data context 300 Show data context
SEG 8: Foremen and supervisors - manual 750 Show data context 1,060 Show data context
SEG 9: Skilled manual workers 9,850 Show data context 9,550 Show data context
SEG 10: Semi-skilled manual workers 3,600 Show data context 4,670 Show data context
SEG 11: Unskilled manual workers 2,900 Show data context 2,770 Show data context
SEG 12: Own account workers (other than professional) 1,320 Show data context 2,010 Show data context
SEG 13: Farmers - employers and managers 2,690 Show data context 1,670 Show data context
SEG 14: Farmers - own account 2,640 Show data context 2,060 Show data context
SEG 15: Agricultural workers 4,620 Show data context 3,450 Show data context
SEG 16: Members of armed forces 2,130 Show data context 1,330 Show data context
SEG 17: Indefinite 900 Show data context 760 Show data context
Date: Source:
1961 1961 Census of England and Wales, Occupations County Leaflets, Table 5 , 'Socio-economic Group (Numbers and Proportions) of Economically Active Males and Economically Inactive Males (stating an occupation)', for 'AC, LAA, County Aggregates, Con, NT (10% sample)'
1971 Census of Population

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Occupational Data classified by Socio-Economic Group. This structure was used by the 1961 census.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Herefordshire AdmC through time | Social Structure Statistics | Socio-Economic Group (males only), A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 26th November 2020